Statues

Boston Removes Statue of Slave Kneeling Before Abraham Lincoln
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Boston Removes Statue of Slave Kneeling Before Abraham Lincoln

The statue has stood in Boston since 1879.

Toppled Civil War Statue in Colorado to Be Replaced With Native American Woman Memorial
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Toppled Civil War Statue in Colorado to Be Replaced With Native American Woman Memorial

To commemorate the 1864 Sand Creek massacre.

Giant Statue of Marilyn Monroe Sparks Controversy With California Locals
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Giant Statue of Marilyn Monroe Sparks Controversy With California Locals

Palm Springs Art Museum director argues the 26-foot-tall sculpture objectifies women.

70 Ancient Artifacts Vandalized Across Berlin Museums
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70 Ancient Artifacts Vandalized Across Berlin Museums

Objects including Egyptian sarcophagi, stone sculptures and 19th-century paintings.

Portland Protesters Topple Statues of Theodore Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln
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Portland Protesters Topple Statues of Theodore Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln

In response to Columbus Day.

Robert E. Lee Statue to be Removed From U.S. Capitol
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Robert E. Lee Statue to be Removed From U.S. Capitol

Finding a new home at the Virginia Museum of History and Culture.

A Slave Trader Statue Has Been Replaced by a New Work of a #BlackLivesMatter Activist
Arts

A Slave Trader Statue Has Been Replaced by a New Work of a #BlackLivesMatter Activist

The statue, by the British sculptor Marc Quinn, was installed in secret at dawn.

Museum of Natural History to Remove Theodore Roosevelt Statue
Arts 

Museum of Natural History to Remove Theodore Roosevelt Statue

“It is the right decision and the right time to remove this problematic statue,” said Mayor de Blasio.

France Launches Open Call For Memorial Honoring Victims of Slavery
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France Launches Open Call For Memorial Honoring Victims of Slavery

The artist selected “must be of African descent.”

Richmond Judge Temporarily Blocks Virginia Governor’s Order to Remove Controversial Robert E. Lee Statue (UPDATE)
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Richmond Judge Temporarily Blocks Virginia Governor’s Order to Remove Controversial Robert E. Lee Statue (UPDATE)

The injunction will prevent the statue’s removal for the next 10 days.

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